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Day By District: Central Business District

Follow our guide to see the highlights of the Central Business District in just one day! 8:00 AM:  Willa Jean View this post on Instagram Hangover Bowl @ Willa Jean. 10/10. 🤤 • • • • 📍 Willa Jean | 611 O’Keefe New Orleans, LA 70113 📋 Hangover Bowl = braised short rib + grits…

Boozy Brunches

Enjoy these brunches with their bottomless beverages options! Katie’s View this post on Instagram Great food. Better company. #Repost @ashley.janell #NewOrleans A post shared by Adrianna Hopkins (@adriannahopkins) on Sep 13, 2015 at 1:16pm PDT Katie’s has a pretty impressive brunch, with options from barbecue shrimp and grits to crawfish beignets to pepperoni pizza.  With…

Coming Up: Boudin, Bourbon, And Beer

Enjoy great drinks, amazing food, and live music at the Emeril’s Boudin, Bourbon, And Beer Festival, on November 8th! Food View this post on Instagram There's​ no wrong way to eat or cook boudin. We set up shop @BBB17 with tuna poké boudin with monkfish liver. . . . . . #cavannola #poke #tuna #boudin #boudinbourbonandbeer…

Coming Up: Voodoo Festival

Get spooky at the New Orleans Voodoo Festival this weekend in the French Quarter! Music Enjoy music from some amazing top artists, including Guns ‘n’ Roses (“Paradise City”), Brandi Carlile (“The Story”), Bea Miller (“I Dare You”), Beck (“Loser”), Young The Giant (“Cough Syrup”), Post Malone (“Better Now”), and Maggie Lindemann (“Pretty Girl”), to name…

Coming Up: Zombie Run

Test your survival skills for the zombie apocalypse! Run through the streets of New Orleans as if zombies are chasing you – because they will be at the Zombie Run!  On October 19th, dress up as a zombie or a survivalist (makeup artists will be available onsite if you need help getting your decaying skin…

Day By District: Metairie/Kenner

If you have only one day to visit Metairie/Kenner, follow our guide so you don’t miss the high points! 8:00 AM: Waffles On Maple View this post on Instagram Good Morning! Remember that you can always enjoy our varieties at your home by delivery service with UberEats, GrubHub and Weitr. • • Or you can…

The Ghosts Of New Orleans

New Orleans is one of the most haunted cities in the country. The list of places that have ghosts is extensive, but the list of places without ghosts is likely non-existent.  It can be hard to track what happened where, but we’ve compiled our favorite haunting back-stories for you! Madame LaLaurie and her slaves View…

Decadent Desserts In The Deep South

New Orleans has some amazing food, and one area that excels – dessert! NOLA View this post on Instagram A dessert that hits all the angles. 🤩 Fat Elvis Cake with Banana Mousse, Peanut Butter Caramel & Bourbon Candied Bacon #thisisnola #frenchquarter #dessert A post shared by NOLA Restaurant (@nolarestaurant) on Aug 1, 2019 at…

Day By District: Faubourg Treme

Wondering how to fit a whole district into one day? Last month, we told you how to see the French Quarter in one day; this month, we explore Faubourg Treme.  This African-American-dominant neighborhood is the oldest in New Orleans, and was originally defined by its high population of free black people during the time of…

Coming Up: National Fried Chicken Festival

Try fried chicken every way you can think of! Did you know there is an entire 3 day festival devoted to southern fried chicken?  New Orleans has got you covered with the National Fried Chicken Festival, running from September 20th to the 22nd. Food The festival will be serving up, naturally, fried chicken.  But not…